Bhubaneswar: Odisha State Badminton Association (OSBA) in cooperation with Rourkela Sports Association is all set to organize Odisha State Badminton Championship at Ispat Indoor Stadium in Rourkela from September 24 to 28. Only registered players of State association are eligible to participate.
The participants should submit the age certificate duly attested, along with BAI Age Proforma. After verifying all the papers, OSBA ID will be issued and the players will use the State ID for giving entries in the tournaments. Without State ID the entries shall not be entertained, in formed OSBA secretary Pradip Mohanty.
The championship will be conducted in qualifying round and main draw in the men’s singles, doubles, boys under-17, under-19 singles and doubles events. There will be no qualifying rounds for women’s singles, doubles, Girls U-17, U-19 both singles and doubles and masters categories. September 17th would be the last date of receipt of player’s registration forms, added Mohanty.